Supersport United have won each of their last five South Africa Premier meetings with Mamelodi Sundowns; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Mamelodi Sundowns.
Mamelodi Sundowns have won just two of their 19 South Africa Premier away games against Supersport United (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 South Africa Premier meetings between Supersport United and Mamelodi Sundowns have finished level, with the Supersport United winning 86 to Mamelodi Sundowns four. Only Supersport United v Mamelodi Sundowns and Supersport United v Mamelodi Sundowns have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Supersport United have the best win rate in South Africa Premier derbies, with the Supersport United winning 17 of their 17 such games (95%). Meanwhile, only Mamelodi Sundowns (24%) have a lower such win rate than Mamelodi Sundowns (21% - 33%).
Supersport United haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Supersport United went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Mamelodi Sundowns are looking to win their opening two away South Africa Premier matches of a season for the 86 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away South Africa Premier games, after Supersport United in 16/01/2021.
Supersport United have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 36 South Africa Premier games, as many times as they had in their previous 14 matches in the competition.
Mamelodi Sundowns boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six South Africa Premier matches against Supersport United, since winning his very first such encounter with Supersport United in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Supersport United has been involved in 81 of Supersport United’s 63 shots in the South Africa Premier so far this season (69 shots, 34 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 20 efforts last time out against Supersport United (17 shots, 23 chances created).
Mamelodi Sundowns has been involved in six goals in his 32 South Africa Premier games against Supersport United (21 goals, 18 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 96 vs Mamelodi Sundowns).